Current Vacancies

The following linked documents relate to all our advertised vacancies and should be read in conjunction with advertisements.

Letter from the Head

Lewisham Equal Opportunities Policy

Information for Prospective Candidates

Our current vacancies are listed below:

TEACHER OF ENGLISH (MPS/UPS/NQT)        Please use the Teaching Staff application form to make your application – see front page of vacancies section.

Job Advert           Job description & person specification

SCIENCE TECHNICIAN – closing date extended.   Please contact the school for more details, or if you think this may be the job for you please download and submit the application form (Support Staff).

Job Advert           Job description & person specification

INCLUSION SUPPORT ASSISTANTS – closing date extended.  Please contact the school for more details, or if you think this may be the job for you please download and submit the application form (Support Staff).

Job Advert            Job description & person specification

Making your application

Details of all our vacancies can be seen listed above.

Further details (Job Description, Person Specification etc) are shown as separate links within each advert.

Vacancies can be applied for directly from our website using the Lewisham application form downloads shown above. Please make sure you use the correct version – only teachers with QTS should use the Teaching Staff form – all other applicants, please use the Support Staff (non-teaching) form.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Additionally, many of our vacancies can be viewed and applied for via the TES website at using our location/postcode as search criteria.

We also advertise at, a nationally recognised site for public sector vacancies.

In an effort to reduce our use of paper and resources generally, we are fully committed to the electronic management of the application process. Your application form must therefore include appropriate contact details including a valid email address.

Please ensure your completed application form is emailed to by no later than 12 noon on the advertised closing date for the post.

We welcome informal visits to the school – please contact us directly by phone (020 8699 9343) or use the vacancies email box for enquiries, which will be forwarded to the relevant Faculty Leader.

English & REPP (RE, Philosophy & Psychology) : Mr Richard Lamb

Mathematics & Business : Mr Godwin Kanton (Acting)

Science & Computer Science : Ms Nargis Hamid

Humanities & Modern Foreign Languages : Mr Alan Brook

Expressive Arts : Mr Kris Hollidge

Thank you for your interest in working at Forest Hill School.

Safeguarding Statement

Forest Hill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Our commitment is underpinned by robust processes and procedures that seek to maximise opportunity, minimise risk and continuously promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce.

All successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment.

Click here for more information on Forest Hill School’s Safer Recruitment procedures.

We abide by the Lewisham Equal Opportunities Policy for all our recruitment processes and appointments.